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Wish Lists

Want to help the 2,000+ women and children served each year by YWCA Dayton? Thank you! Please donate only items found on our YWish Lists; these lists are carefully curated by our clinical team to best meet ongoing and urgent client needs and ensure no items are wasted or unused. We appreciate your support!

We CANNOT accept:
Clothing that is damaged, faded, and/or stained
Used undergarments
Used outerwear other than jackets/coats (hats, ear muffs, scarves, mittens/gloves)
Open toiletries/hygiene products
Used stuffed animals
Large appliances
Used car seats

141 W. THIRD ST.
DAYTON, OH 45402

Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.: The donation drop-off door on North Wilkinson Street is currently closed due to renovations. All donations should be delivered to our front desk (entrance on West Third Street). For your convenience, the City of Dayton is allowing temporary, 15-minute flasher parking in front of our main doors during construction.
Nights & Weekends: Front desk; enter through main doors on West Third Street.

Play a part in rebuilding the lives of women and children in our community. Select items from the Wish Lists below and build a Welcome Basket! Baskets are used to: assist women and children entering our emergency domestic violence shelter; greet women moving in to our single-room occupancy housing units; and give women and families transitioning to permanent housing a solid start. Interested in making this a group volunteer project? Click HERE to get started!

Hope's Closet Wish List YW Store Wish List
Shelter Intake Wish List Food Pantry Wish List